A Border Patrol agent accused of assaulting his girlfriend was arrested over the weekend by police.

The incident happened Saturday around 4:36 in the morning when the couple was on their way home from Brownsville.

The two allegedly argued when it got out of control, according to Weslaco police.

That TMs when they stopped on International Boulevard and Mile 9 in Weslaco where Rudy Mora alleged choked his girlfriend.

The Weslaco Police Department said Mora was arrested on the assault family violence by strangulation charge.

His bond was set at $25,000 for the felony charge.